During the last quarter of 2009 two staff of the Institute died:
- Danladi Kachi of the Finance and Administration Department died at the 44 Army Reference Hospital, Kaduna after a brief illness on October 3, 2009. He has been buried at his home town Fai, Jaba Local Government, Kaduna State according to Christian rites.
- Bello Salami of the Academic Services Department died in Lagos after a protracted illness. He was buried on Saturday October 17, 2009.
- Mrs Hadiza Haruna Soba of the Registry Department, lost her husband on February 23, after a brief illness. Until his death, Soba’s husband was the Commandant of the Nigeria Air Force Base, Kaduna
May their gentle souls rest in peace and May the Good Lord grant their families the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.